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NHDP - Don’t Let Christie Fool You: NJ Law Enforcement Speaks Out Against Christie  





Christie claims he has law enforcement’s back, law enforcement says otherwise


CONCORD, N.H. – Today, you can expect to hear Chris Christie try to fool Granite Staters into thinking he’s on the side of law enforcement. He says he “tells it like it is” about his supposed support for the law enforcement community. But the reality of his relationship with this community couldn’t be more different than the lines he’s feeding people on the campaign trail.


Don’t take it from us, take it from the president of the New Jersey State Policemen's Benevolent Association, Patrick Colligan. He and his organization have been actively campaigning against Christie because of the damage the governor has done to the police force in the state. Just last week, President Colligan took Christie to task, explaining exactly how “supportive” the governor has been to officers in his home state:


He certainly doesn’t have our backs. He certainly hasn’t been friendly to our position. Our organization, the New Jersey State PBA, has been around since 1896. We’ve had a relationship with every governor since 1896. We have had no relationship with this governor. Besides the fact that he has never met with us, besides the fact that we represent nine out of ten police officers in the state -law enforcement officers in the state - when he got into office he systematically started degrading the law enforcement profession in New Jersey.”


“If you’re on a national stage and you’re telling law enforcement throughout this country for a vote that he’s going to support law enforcement, I’m going to tell you that when he signed chapter 78 which is a New Jersey statute back in 2010, I knew then it would be 10 years before I saw a raise. I didn’t foresee the massive amounts of police officer layoffs.”



“It’s impossible to trust someone who says one thing about his commitment to public safety and law enforcement, but does the exact opposite. Chris Christie’s track record with his own state’s police officers and his administration’s work to create a public safety nightmare on the busiest bridge in the world to exact revenge on a political foe reveal the truth about what you can actually expect if he were in the White House," said Lizzy Price, New Hampshire Democratic Party Communications Director. "Chris Christie may have fooled the Union Leader, but don’t let him fool you when the truth about his record of isn’t deserving of any praise whatsoever. Between the record-breaking nine state credit downgrades, New Jersey’s poor job creation numbers, and leaving law enforcement behind, Chris Christie has clearly shown that he is wrong for New Jersey and he’d definitely be wrong for New Hampshire.”




NH GOP - Sanctuary Cities 

Yesterday, Senate Democrats led by Harry Reid voted to block legislation to crack down on sanctuary cities that shield known illegal immigrants with criminal histories.

As Harry Reid's handpicked candidate for United States Senate, it's no surprise that Maggie Hassan also has a history of blocking legislation to prevent sanctuary cities right here in New Hampshire. 

When illegal immigrants commit violent crimes in our country, they need to be arrested and immediately deported, yet Hassan voted against this and would allow sanctuary cities.

We need your help to continue to expose how extreme and out-of-touch Hassan's views are with New Hampshire’s commonsense values. 

​​Senator Kelly Ayotte, law enforcement, and victims' rights organizations support this important legislation, yet Hassan's record shows us she wouldn't have. Click here and chip in today to make sure she doesn't have that chance again. 

Thank you for your generous support of the New Hampshire Republican Party.


ALG - Senate bill would release thousands of federal prison inmates


Oct. 14, 2015, Fairfax,Va.—Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement in opposition to legislation that will retroactively reduce the sentences of thousands of federal prisoninmates:


"The Obama administrationis flooding our cities with MS 13 and Mexican Cartel members due to his failure to secure the borders and to enforce immigration law, and on top of this, he is releasing as many as 46,000 drug offenders early starting Nov. 1.  Talk about a bad Halloween hangover.


"To make matters even more dangerous, Obama is bringing into America potentially hundreds of thousands of Muslim 'refugees' many of whom are likely to be adherents of Islamic State, al Qaeda and followers of Sharia Law. In the meantime, the Left's war on the police has left the thin blue line that protects our cities from entering into chaos frayed and the cops demoralized, making the situation all the more dangerous. And now, apparently some Senate Republicans in a quest for bipartisanship are set to retroactivelyreduce more federal prison sentences, resulting in an additional flooding of our cities with thousands more convicted criminals out of penitentiaries.What could go wrong?"


"Given the volatile mix of massive increases of Muslim refugees, the influx of Central American gangs and Mexican drug cartel members, and the disarming of our police, what could go wrong with releasing tens of thousands of convicted criminals early into the already violent cities? Why would Republicans vote for that?


"From a political perspective, the opponent's campaign ad writes itself should just one of these early released criminals commit a murder. Each and every member of Congress who votes for mass early criminal release can and will be targeted, and no amount of explaining will protect them from being Willie Hortoned.  And that is the truth." 

To view online: 


"Congress to authorizeObama's early criminal release program?" By Robert Romano, Oct. 14, 2015 at


Americans for Limited Government is a non-partisan, nationwide network committed to advancing free market reforms, private property rights and core American liberties. For more information on ALG please visit our website at


NHDP Statement on Legislature Standing with Governor Hassan Against NHGOP’s Radical Gun Bill Opposed By Law Enforcement





Concord, N.H. – New Hampshire Democratic Party Chair released the following statement after the legislature sustained Governor Hassan’s veto of the New Hampshire Republican Party’s radical gun bill that’s strongly opposed by law enforcement officers:
“Republicans in the New Hampshire House and Senate have shown once again that their priorities are backward as they continue to try to enact a radical gun bill that is strongly opposed by law enforcement officers and 71% of Granite Staters. We thank Governor Hassan and Democrats in the legislature for again taking a strong stand to support law enforcement and public safety.”



Daily Signal - Millions Seized From Property Owners Who Were Never Charged With Crimes 

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Sept. 9, 2015

In 12 Oklahoma Counties, Millions Seized From Property Owners Who Were Never Charged With Crimes

In recent years, law enforcement agencies have come under fire for "policing for profit," which describes a trend of police using civil asset forfeiture to pad their budgets. The tactic allows them to seize cash or property that may be related to a crime.

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5 Key Points on Europe's Refugee Crisis

Europe's refugee crisis cannot be separated from the broader failure of Obama's disastrous approach to the Middle East. Four million Syrians have been forced to flee their country after years of civil war and the relentless rise of ISIS.

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Watch Ryan Anderson Talk About Kim Davis Release

The Heritage Foundation's Ryan T. Anderson appeared on CNN to discuss the release of Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who was jailed over her refusal to issue same-sex marriage licenses.

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Thanks to Federal Assistance, Low-Income Americans Live in Luxury Apartments in Chicago

A voucher holder living at 500 Lake Shore Drive has access to 30,000 square feet of amenities including a landscaped roof terrace with outdoor pool, sundeck, private cabanas, grills, a fire pit, and a luxury Equinox gym with views of Lake Michigan.

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Obama Issues Executive Order Requiring Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors

The Labor Department said the costs to companies would be offset by reduced attrition rates and greater worker loyalty, but the Associated Press noted the administration has not provided evidence to support this.

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Atheist Group Says Football Team Chaplains at Public Universities Are Unconstitutional

Alliance Defending Freedom, a non-profit legal organization that advocates religious liberty, sent letters to universities in response to the atheist group's claim.

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